but apparently some people were presently surprised. i tell you, we have on our buyback, total authorization of 7.50, through the end of the september quarter, 456 million, since october 1st, another $60 million, and an active participant. at these levels as we do our own valuation, on an intrinsic valuation basis, we're a good investment, and capital, new m&a, we'll take the opportunity to do so, and we're active with the program. >> very right when you come into buy. thank you for the information, rick hamada, thank you for coming on "mad money." >> thank you, jim. appreciate it. >> honest company, tells the truth, doesn't congratulate itself, doesn't do back patting. but also speaks loudly and buys with a big stick. and i feel that risk is taken out of the stock of avnet, avt. stay with cramer. coming up, tide turning?